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Banks, Frank (2003). Using new technology to support D&T teachers. In: Proceedings of the PATT-13 Conference, 21 - 24 June 2003, Glasgow, UK.

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During 2003/2004, The Open University in the United Kingdom, in association with he BBC, will launch a wholly on-line continual professional development environment for teachers to be known as TeachandLearn.Net. Focusing on the example of the materials developed for Design and Technology teachers, this paper will consider the rationale, design and learning purposes of this novel approach to teacher development. The line of pedagogical development of on-line technologies from the Learning Schools Programme (see paper in PATT-11) to the current flexible Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) course, through to the proposed will be explored.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Pages 145 - 150
Keywords: On-line;Subject Knowledge;Pedagogy
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Education and Language Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 8379
Depositing User: Frank Banks
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2016 08:50
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